Re: [attic] Are file deletions from mounted backups safe?
- Jonas Borgström
- 2014-07-26 @ 21:09
On 2014-07-16 10:13, Alberto Luaces wrote:
> I was wondering if it is ok to mount a backup, and then remove some
> files accidentally thrown in at backup time. In other words: are
> mounted backups expected to be read-only or not?
No, all Attic archives are read only. Your best option is to create a
new archive with the correct --exclude options and then delete the old
one. This should be quick since all the file data should already be in